Latest Data (2015)
Population 103,536
Nationwide Rank 291

Quick Facts

San Mateo, California is the 291st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

San Mateo, California is a city.

San Mateo, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 San Mateo had its largest population ever.

San Mateo, California's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

San Mateo, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
285 Wichita Falls, Texas 0.5%
286 Lakeland, Florida 22.7%
287 Clovis, California 49.0%
288 Lewisville, Texas 32.7%
289 Tyler, Texas 22.7%
290 El Cajon, California 9.0%
291 San Mateo, California 11.6%
292 Rialto, California 11.1%
293 Davenport, Iowa 4.4%
294 Hillsboro, Oregon 43.4%
295 Las Cruces, New Mexico 38.0%
296 South Bend, Indiana -6.3%
297 Vista, California 12.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 103,536 291
2014 102,893 286
2013 101,128 286
2012 99,670 291
2011 98,474 291
2010 97,207 292
2009 92,791 306
2008 91,663 305
2007 90,512 308
2006 89,954 305
2005 90,118 298
2004 90,344 295
2003 90,789 290
2002 91,418 283
2001 92,762 271
2000 92,709 268
1990 85,866 251